IT Engineer III Specialized (AWS Engineer)

Location: Reston, VA

Job Description:
Client is seeking a AWS engineer who is very well versed with using AWS services tools and is familiar with the core services such as EC2, S3, VPC, Elastic Beanstalk, IAM, API gateway, Cloudwatch, Cloutrail, ECS, EKS etc.

- Someone who has very good experience with troubleshooting AWS issues via analysis of logs and from having worked on issues that normally occur in production while working in the frontlines as an engineer.
- Someone who has good knowledge of monitoring tools and especially around Cloud monitoring to be able to effectively find clues and help resolve issues quickly.

Project need:

Cloud Operations and engineering team is looking for AWS Cloud engineers to onboard and support applications in AWS Cloud. This is an enterprise platform team. Many applications are planned to be migrated to AWS cloud in 2021.

Some day to day Support operation task:
1. Cloud engineering, Devops
AWS Cloud issues analysis. Build Cloud Formation stacks to automate various AWS services related tasks. Build python scripts for adhoc reporting needs.
3. Onboarding the on-prem or new applications AWS cloud
5. Managing relationship with Vendor (Amazon)
Deeper troubleshooting with AWS logs, Look at the issues and make changes as needed.
7. EMR, ECS, EKS, EB, IAM, S3, DynamoDB, VPC, SG, SC, CloudWatch, CloudTrail …etc AWS service related changes

Must Have Skills:
· 3-5 years of hands-on AWS experience
with core AWS services.
· Dockers, Containers, ECS, EKS, Elastic Beanstalk, IAM, VPC, SG, NACL, VPC flow logs analysis, EMR, Step Functions, DynamoDB, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, Config
· CI/CD deployment and pipeline on the cloud
· Release readiness
· Unix/Linux administration background in the past
· Infrastructure, Middleware, Network concepts just knowledge – Not hands on.
. Python scripting
Nice to have skills:
· Cloud support on Microsoft Azure and sales force task.

Top 3 skills:
- AWS hands on experience
- Python
- Unix Admin background